Tag: fighting games

Terry Crews wants in on playing Jax in MK11, Ed Boon wants it to happen!!

We already have Ronda Rousey playing Sonya Blade so why not add another known celebrity to the mix. Mortal Kombat 11 director and creator Ed Boon is interested in making Crews the new Jackson Briggs for the latest entry in his nearly 30 year old series. Artist BossLogic earlier this week reimagined the Brooklyn 99 …

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Who’s Next?! What guest characters could appear in Mortal Kombat 11!!

With Mortal Kombat 11 launching in a couple months, I thought it would be interesting to talk about what special guests we would like to appear in the game, mainly horror movie icons. I did this before with Mortal Kombat X and called Jason Voorhees as being the first guest character. Other iconic characters included …

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Boruto, Kakashi, Gaara and Kaguya join the fight in Jump Force!!

Looks as though Naruto and Sasuke won’t be alone in this fight. Four more characters from Masashi Kishimoto’s shinobi manga universe will join the fight in Jump Force, the massive crossover title from Bandai Namco featuring Shonen Jump characters. Naruto’s son Boruto jumps into the fray with reckless ambition. Joining him are Kakashi Hatake, the …

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Akria Toriyama creates original characters for Jump Force!!

Dragon Ball creator Akira Toriyama tosses his hat in the mix by creating two original characters exclusive to Jump Force, Bandai Namco’s upcoming crossover fighting game featuring characters from various Shonen Jump manga series. Galena and Kane appear no where else in the Shonen Jump Universe outside of the game. They look like they could …

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Cody returns in Street Fighter V!!

After saving the city in his youth and falling on hard times in prison, Cody is back to fighting dirty in Street Fighter V as the new Mayor of Metro City. He brings with him his signature knife and an impressive moveset that includes moves for his Street Fighter Alpha 2 period and his original …

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Street Fighter: The World Warrior to be adapted into TV series!!

Capcom’s Street Fighter series is one of the greatest fighting game franchises of all time. During it’s 30 year run, we have seen it adapted into comics, movies, and cartoons. The latest adaption, “Street Fighter: Assassin’s Fist”, has become a popular web series that is faithful to the source material. Thanks to Canadian distribution company, …

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The White Wolf is on the hunt in Soul Calibur VI!!

The Witcher’s silver haired monster hunter Geralt of Rivia brings his sharpened skills and amazing swordsmanship into Soul Calibur VI. Bandai Namco revealed him as the first guest character to be featured in the latest entry to the long running weapons-based fighting game. Will you be wielding his silver blades and wielding his magic known …

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SNK reveals Nakoruru to be featured in SNK Heroines Tag Team Frenzy!!

At EVO Japan 2018, SNK and NIS America unveiled their upcoming fighting title featuring the lovely ladies of SNK. The game, titled “SNK Heroines: Tag Team Frenzy”, is a two-on-two fighting game coming to the Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One in Summer 2018 and a spiritual successor to SNK Gals’ Fighters which also …

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Jump back into the ring with Battle Arena Toshiden!! Time Warp Review!!

Salutations, J1 Fans! Devildriver1313 is back to take you on another trip into gaming history! The 1990s saw a big boon in fighting games with several developers flexing their muscles at one another in the fight for gaming supremacy. Capcom’s Street Fighter II and Midway’s (former name for Netherrealm Studios) Mortal Kombat held the top …

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T.J. C-C-C-Combo breaks into Screw Attack’s DEATH BATTLE!!

Killer Instinct’s bruising brawler enters the Death Battle ring. After being banned from boxing for cheating, Combo entered the Ultratech tournament to reclaim his fame. He had developed a unique fighting style that incorporates kicks into boxing, thus earning him the name “Combo”. T.J. Combo unleashes devastating attacks to bash his opponents into submission. Will …

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